The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 102 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 27 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.30% 0.53% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.66% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +84.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £65,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
System Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1719 1512 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.00% 79.92% 73.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1341 1060
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 25 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (50.00%) QA
3 17 (42.50%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 15 (37.50%) Integration Testing
6 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
8 7 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle
8 7 (17.50%) CRM
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.00%) Scrum
9 6 (15.00%) ISEB
9 6 (15.00%) UML
9 6 (15.00%) Kanban
10 5 (12.50%) UNIX
10 5 (12.50%) J2EE
11 4 (10.00%) HTML
11 4 (10.00%) CCTV
12 3 (7.50%) Selenium
12 3 (7.50%) Web Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
12 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
12 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
12 3 (7.50%) HTTP
12 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.50%) CRM Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.50%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Quality Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) QA Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) J2EE
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) CCTV
2 2 (5.00%) Informatics
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 15 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) CRM
6 6 (15.00%) UML
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) Kanban
7 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Web Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
8 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
9 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ACCA
3 1 (2.50%) CIMA
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
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